Borussia Dortmund managed to win the first trophy in two years. “Bumblebees” in the super Cup match Germany defeated the defending champion Bayern.
Borussia Dortmund – Bayern 2:0
Goals: Alcácer, 48, Sancho, 69
“Der Klassiker” opened a new football season in Germany. Borussia Dortmund at their stadium “Signal Iduna Park” took Nemesis Bayern. Last season Bayern scored the so-called “Golden double”, although “bumblebees” in the last round of the Bundesliga still had the chance to become Champions.
Thus, the “Borussia” in a match for the Supercup want to interrupt the hegemony of Bayern. Bayern won the last three super bowls. In turn, Dortmund last won the trophy in 2017, when he won the German Cup.
Already in the first minute, Bayern could concede. Guests have failed in the protection of the Portuguese, Geraro perfectly rolled out to Royce, who struck powerfully. But Manuel Neuer was on top and parried the shot. “Red” was visibly nervous at the start of the match, although had the territorial advantage. On the 14 minute Neuer somehow ran into the center of the field to meet Alcacer. Paco did not think long and shot on the empty goal. The Spaniard missed by few inches.
20 minute Neuer made another save. Dortmund held a matching attack, which ended with a treacherous blow hem. And Manuel and then rescued partners. After that their were guests. At the 23 minute Akanji roughly circumcised to be protected. Goretzka burst into the box and gave it to Coman. The Frenchman managed to break through, but the ball miraculously flew into the net. A minute later, the shock technique was performed Goretzka, but Hitz confidently parried the shot.
Bayern completely controlled the game in the second half of the first half. They tried to undermine the defense of “Bumble bees” with quick combinations. And still Bayern gravitated to the left wing, where he played Kingsley Coman. Before the break, the teams failed to score, so the most interesting clubs was completed in the second half of the game.
Immediately after the break, “bumblebees” came forward. Thiago Alcantara circumcised when he handed the ball back. The ball was picked up by Sancho, who gave on Alcacer. Paco struck powerfully into the corner and left no chance Neuer to make it 1-0. Missed goal really angered Bayern, which ran to win. At 55 minutes the partners brought to the shock position to Goretzka. The midfielder shot under the crossbar, but Hitz parried the blow.
On the 58th minute in the penalty area faced with real fire. Team in focus shot Hitza, but the goalkeeper parried the blow. On the rebound was several of the Bavarians, but the ball never flew into the net. A yellow card was “rewarded” only Lewandowski for a foul on the goalkeeper. Bayern continued to dominate possession and Dortmund looking for happiness in counterattacks. In the 68th minute, one of these resulted in a goal. Sancho ran away from defenders “Bavaria” and made the score 2:0.
After the second goal Borussia sat in even deeper protection. Thus Bayern was even more difficult to overcome defensive redoubts of owners. Wards Lucien Favre wisely kept the score and won the first trophy of the season.
The football season in Germany will continue with the contest in the national Cup. Bayern 12 August on the road will meet with “energy”. Borussia 9th August will hold the match of the German Cup against club “Uerdingen”. And only 16 th August kick off Bundesliga match “Bavaria” – “Gerta”.